When in Rome… find a new way to maintain the Colosseum

One Square Meter explores the leading architectural designs, city plans and demand for property investment in emerging markets. Join CNN’s John Defterios as he visits some of the world’s most dynamic cities for an insight into the fast-paced world of real estate...

5 studies: The longer you sleep, the weirder your dreams

Here’s a roundup of five medical studies published this week that might give you new insights into your health. Remember, correlation is not causation — so if a study finds a connection between two things, it doesn’t mean that one causes the other. Dream on and...

View from inside a bus in India, the possibilities of travel

While waiting on my own bus in Hubli, India, I captured this view¬† out of my bus window… it speaks volumes about the possibilities of travel.         For more, visit our India diaries at http://www.tibetanphotoproject.com    

Paradise on Earth

Cayo Coco, Cuba, one of a few places on Earth where you will find minimal civilization due to the US embargo restriction for decades. Mother Nature has been looking after this piece of Paradise since then.

How to save money by booking hotels online

Imagine the following situation: You arrive to a new city without any reservation and you head out to the nearest hotel/hostel in order to spend the night there and you are surprised to realize that the walk-in price is actually much more expensive that the price found online in...

12 best meat cities in America

With the possible exception of smartphone technology, nothing’s seen more practical advances this millennium than food. While it’s true that much of that progress involves vegan, vegetarian and low-meat consumption, carnivory has also seen an impressive evolution....

The best U.S. chefs and restaurants are …

Annual restaurant awards — good for debate, good to reaffirm that dining experience and great at helping tourists plan their travel itineraries as they scramble to book dinner reservations. Deciding where to eat on your next trip to the United States might be a bit easier...

Lonely Planet’s top 10 cities for 2015

Whether you want a cosmopolitan city, a central spot from which to explore nature or a hidden gem not yet discovered by great hordes of tourists, Lonely Planet’s top 10 cities for 2015 has a spot for you. Lonely Planet’s 10 picks include well-known favorites with...